Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy is a world leader in furthering understanding, assessment, and intervention strategies for Cortical Vision Impairment. She is the creator of The CVI Range- a functional vision assessment tool.
This workshop will provide an overview of cortical visual impairment (CVI), methods for assessment of functional vision, and techniques for appropriate intervention strategies. Participants will have an opportunity to expand their current understanding of communication access by examining augmentive and alternative communication access, evaluating recent scientific and technical advances in the areas of AAC, and discussing the challenges to accessing AAC technologies for a range of communication activities.
Light refreshments will be served.